The London Diabetes Centre

About Malcolm

Dr Malcolm Prentice trained at King’s College Hospital, and has a BSc in Pharmacology from King’s College, London.

He was one of the first in the UK to set up a One-stop Thyroid Nodule Clinic with ultrasound, in 1990. He is the co-author of the National Guidelines for the Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer. In 2005, he initiated the National Training Course for Thyroid Ultrasound and Biopsy with the support of the Royal College of Radiologists.


Dr Prentice specialises in all thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal and pituitary disorders, goitre and cancer, radioactive iodine therapy, polycystic ovaries, hirsutism, obesity and reproductive endocrinology, osteoporosis, complex diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidaemia, and general medicine.

NHS and Academic Posts

Consultant Physician in Endocrinology, Diabetes and General Medicine, Croydon University Hospital; Honorary Consultant, St George’s Hospital, London.